Health & Wellness Through Yoga- Yogini Helen’s Journey in Rishikesh
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This is a yoga journey blog of Yogini Helen from Germany. A mathematics student and wellness enthusiast, she completed a yoga teacher milestone at Ekattva Yogshala by successfully completing our 200 Hours YTT program in January 2020. This is what Helen has to say about her 4-week long experience at Ekattva Yogshala, Rishikesh. Helen takes …

6 Yoga Poses for Knee Pain Recovery- Yoga Teachers Recommended!
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People with knee pain find it hard to climb steps, follow sports, and sometimes even walk moderate distances. While medications and therapy can help to a certain extent, yoga too can prevent joint deterioration and help regain strength and flexibility. For minor knee pain, regular yoga practice can also drive away from the problem on …

Short Term Yoga Courses in Rishikesh – Foundation Certifications
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Short term yoga courses & certifications in Rishikesh have gained a lot of popularity in recent times. With the rising awareness about yoga and time constraint to acquire legit yoga knowledge, short term yoga courses are in great demand from people who want to experience traditional yoga in a holistic setting. Rishikesh, being the yoga …

RYS Guide for Yoga Teachers- Definition, Meaning & New Standards
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At present, the Yoga Alliance has over 8000 RYSs and more than 40000 RYTs listed in its directory. Those who don’t know, RYS means Registered Yoga School! Yoga Alliance – the global yoga practitioner’s community – has defined standards for yoga schools which must be fulfilled in order to be called RYSs.  The credentialing system …

RYT 200 Yoga – What it Means For Aspiring Teachers
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‘What does RYT 200 yoga mean?’ is a question that appears in the mind of every yoga enthusiast planning to pursue a certification or career in yoga. That’s why we decided to answer the same. Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) is merit given to yoga teachers whose YTT certification and teaching experience meet Yoga Alliance requirements. …

Yoga Teaching Tips- 5 Dos & Don’ts for Novice Yoga Teachers
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Congratulations on becoming a yoga teacher! Once you have completed your yoga teacher training journey, it’s time to actually implement what you have learned. By following some basic but essential yoga teaching tips and advice, you can become a yoga teacher that every learner yogi or yogini would love to practice under. Think of these …

200 Hrs Yoga Teacher Training Highlights – Rishikesh & Yoga
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The features of 200 hours yoga teacher training experience in Rishikesh are many but some surely deserve more attention than others. That’s why Ekattva Yogshala decided to share the major highlights of 200 hours yoga teacher training courses in its yoga school! Reading this quick blog will give you a glimpse of what a Yoga …

Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training – Introduction, Principles & Benefits
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In Sanskrit, Ashtanga means 8 limbs, and Vinyasa means dynamic movement. Ashtanga Yoga is mentioned in the ancient Patanjali’s Sutras which was developed by K.Pattabhi Jois to start teaching Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training in India during the late 90s. Ekattva wishes to gift knowledge in its purest form to our yoga teacher aspirants. Through …

Salary of Certified Yoga Teacher – The Honest Truth
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Do you know that in the United States alone, an average yoga teacher earns a salary upto $40000 per annum? That’s a motivational figure for yoga teacher aspirants who have invested thousands of dollars in YTT classes and are sweat for hours in yoga schools to begin their career as  certified yoga teachers. But the …

Yogic Diet (12 Sattvic foods) to Achieve Spiritual Connection
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According to the yogic philosophy, there are three characteristics of food (Rajsic, Tamasic and Sattvic). For beginner yoga practitioners who are in search of spiritual connection through yoga, a yoga diet is one of the best ways to get familiar with yogic lifestyle. Sometimes, yogic diet is confused with vegan food but it’s very different …